New Garrage-workshop building completed

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Blog entry by woodworm posted 1725 days ago 5091 reads 0 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My new garrage-workshop building was completed about 2 months ago, but was able to take a few shots of the outside views only yesterday. During the 3day stay, I was fully occupied doing compound clearing and cleaning, measuring & cutting the staircase treads and dry fitting.
Beside that I also have an old armorie (made in May 1969) with missing drawer, broken legs and faded finish that needs my attention.
Phew! a lot of work awaiting.
Time is really scarce when we have a lot things to do. I feel its no longer running, its flying nowadays.

Ok here are some of the pics that tell what is what.

Thank you for looking.

The right & left view : Pic #1 & #2

Curtting the staircase treads to the final length : Pic #3

Dry fitting the treads : Pic #4

The old armorie awaiting repair & refinish : Pic #5

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#1 posted 1725 days ago

Looks like the shop turned out great! Finally a place to be able to spread out and enjoy!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 1725 days ago

Nice looking shop.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#3 posted 1725 days ago

Wonderful a great completed job.

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 1725 days ago

very nice …i love the tiles on the roof..hope you get your shop set up soon and post some pictures of that too…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Chris Wright

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#5 posted 1725 days ago

Great looking shop. Wish I had a space like that at my house. Can’t wait to see more.

-- "At its best, life is completely unpredictable." - Christopher Walken

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#6 posted 1725 days ago

Hey Woodworm,
Nice design and great finish…well done.

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#7 posted 1725 days ago

Great looking shop, and just far enough from the house to be left undisturbed.
I really wanted to have a 2 story shop, but they said something about zoning. Silly rules.

-- So Many tools, So little time

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#8 posted 1725 days ago

Thanks everyone for your kind words, encouragement and inspiring expectation!
Lew, when we have one dedicated shop we arent in hurry to clean up all the mess before next one.

Youre right WoodSparky, it is located just by the main roadside (a strategic location for the burglars) and 2hrs drive away from the house I’m staying. I don’t think there is a safe house now as when I was a teenager.

Thanks again Lew, BW, a1Jim, bentlyj, grizzman, Chris Wright, Splinterman, WoodSparky and everyone.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Scott Bryan

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#9 posted 1725 days ago

I am glad to see that you are finally able to get in there and start making some sawdust. I won’t be long until you can start having some fun in there. :)

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#10 posted 1725 days ago

You are really going to enjoy having all you stuff in one convenient place.
It turned out great!


-- A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner

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#11 posted 1725 days ago

Hey, there is something just wrong about having a shop that looks that nice on the outside! :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#12 posted 1724 days ago

Woodworm, were is the electrical meter or is the power free where you live.

-- So Many tools, So little time

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#13 posted 1724 days ago

The power meter can be seen in this pic. WoodSparky,....

”......or is the power free where you live” ha ha ha, nothing is free WoodSparky!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#14 posted 1724 days ago

The air over here is green, very green with envy. Lucky you! Beautiful! Can I come over and play with you?
I gotta get away from this computer, I’m over heating. One more, WOW!

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#15 posted 1724 days ago

Rand, youre most welcomed, anytime just fly over and we both break the silentness of this village, LOL

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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